In memory of
William Christenberry
Read More
In memory of
William Christenberry
  William Christenberry   William Andrew Christenberry, Jr., whose intimate photographs of crumbling rural buildings and almost violently verdant landscape of his native Alabama made him one of the most respected and influential artists of the modern South, died Monday, November 28, 2016 in Washington, DC at the age of 80. He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Sandra Deane Christenberry; children, Emlyn, Andrew and Kate; five grandchildren; one brother, John Christenberry of Dallas, TX. Relatives and friends are invited to call at Joseph Gawler's Sons, LLC, 5130 Wisconsin Ave NW (corner of Harrison Street) Washington, DC on Saturday, December 3, 2016 from 2 p.m. until 5 p.m. Following the visitation, Mr. Christenberry will be buried in Tuscaloosa, Alabama after a service there. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to IONA House, 4125 Albemarle St NW, Washington, DC 20016 or to UsAgainstAlzheimer's, 2 Wisconsin Circle, Suite 700, Chevy Chase, MD 20815. To leave an online condolence or for additional information, please visit www.josephgawlers.com    
View Full Obituary ›
Services Provided By
Joseph Gawler's Sons, LLC
5130 Wisconsin Ave NW
Washington, DC 20016
In memory of
William Christenberry
  William Christenberry   William Andrew Christenberry, Jr., whose intimate photographs of crumbling rural buildings and almost violently verdant landscape of his native Alabama made him one of the most respected and influential artists of the modern South, died Monday, November 28, 2016 in Washington, DC at the age of 80. He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Sandra Deane Christenberry; children, Emlyn, Andrew and Kate; five grandchildren; one brother, John Christenberry of Dallas, TX. Relatives and friends are invited to call at Joseph Gawler's Sons, LLC, 5130 Wisconsin Ave NW (corner of Harrison Street) Washington, DC on Saturday, December 3, 2016 from 2 p.m. until 5 p.m. Following the visitation, Mr. Christenberry will be buried in Tuscaloosa, Alabama after a service there. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to IONA House, 4125 Albemarle St NW, Washington, DC 20016 or to UsAgainstAlzheimer's, 2 Wisconsin Circle, Suite 700, Chevy Chase, MD 20815. To leave an online condolence or for additional information, please visit www.josephgawlers.com    
View Full Obituary ›
Services Provided By
Joseph Gawler's Sons, LLC
5130 Wisconsin Ave NW
Washington, DC 20016
Express Your Condolences With Funeral Flowers & Gifts.
Flower bouquets are arranged by local florists and delivered to a home or service. Same-day delivery is available.
888-303-5240 Need help ordering?
We’re here for you.
0 Your Cart is Empty
Items added to your cart will appear here.